ICD-10-CM Code X15.8XXA

Contact with other hot household appliances, initial encounter

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

X15.8XXA is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of contact with other hot household appliances, initial encounter. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code X15.8XXA might also be used to specify conditions or terms like accident caused by solid fuel cooker in private dwelling, burning due to contact with hot household appliances, burning due to contact with hot iron, burning due to contact with hot kettle, burning due to contact with hot light bulb, burning due to contact with hot surface of electric cooker, etc

ICD-10:X15.8XXA
Short Description:Contact with other hot household appliances, init encntr
Long Description:Contact with other hot household appliances, initial encounter

Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

  • Accident caused by solid fuel cooker in private dwelling
  • Burning due to contact with hot household appliances
  • Burning due to contact with hot iron
  • Burning due to contact with hot kettle
  • Burning due to contact with hot light bulb
  • Burning due to contact with hot surface of electric cooker
  • Burning due to contact with hot surface of gas cooker
  • Burning due to contact with solid nonmetallic hot objects

Convert X15.8XXA to ICD-9

  • E924.8 - Hot substance accid NEC (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Contact with heat and hot substances (X10-X19)
      • Contact with hot household appliances (X15)

Code History

  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016
    (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020